Malcolm X said "The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty & to make the guilty innocent.
Media has been a tool that has proven to influence the minds, ideas, behaviors & attitudes of the masses.So is media a tool of the enemy or the people? Come out as TechActivist.Org discuss the difference between corporate media & media made by the people for the people.
TechActivist.Org will kickoff this event with a panel discussing the power of media & the role young Black & Brown people play in making media with Glen Ford, Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report (and a Certified Elder of the Black Journalism Tribe).
We will then engage in a hands on workshop where participants will learn the following:
The Power of Words- How To Write an Op Ed
The Power of A Meme- Creating Memes, flyers, images & other easy digestable information you can post on Social Media
The Power of Radio - How to get started with Podcast, SoundCloud & Radio
The Social Power of An Algorithm- Not all information & content on the internet is promoted the same. Learn some tricks & concepts.